CWUPierce County Campus NewsPierce County Campus Newshttp://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/newsen-usBook Signing Planned for CWU-Pierce Alumnushttp://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2529Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:55:55<p><img alt="Shadow Guardians" src="/pierce-county/sites/cts.cwu.edu.pierce-county/files/Shadow%20Guardians%20by%20Brett%20Lawrence.jpg" style="width: 100px; height: 152px; margin: 5px; float: right;"><img alt="Brett Lawrence" src="/pierce-county/sites/cts.cwu.edu.pierce-county/files/Brett%20Lawrence_MUG.jpg" style="width: 100px; height: 123px; margin: 5px; float: right;">Brett Lawrence, a graduate of Central Washington University, published the novel <em>Shadow Guardians</em> and will hold a book signing at the <a href="http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/branches/west-county-branches/university-place/new-university-place/Default.htm" target="_blank">University Place Library </a>in Pierce County at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 6.</p><p>Lawrence earned his bachelor’s degree in law and justice in 1979 at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/" target="_blank">CWU-Pierce College</a> (then it was called Fort Steilacoom Community College). He lives in Lakewood and works for the state Department of Social and Health Services in the Center for Forensic Services at Western State Hospital. Lawrence hopes <em>Shadow Guardians</em> is the start of a long, productive writing career he plans to pursue after he retires from the state.</p><p>The book, by <a href="http://www.martinsisterspublishing.com/" target="_blank">Martin Sisters Publishing</a>, is a present-day science fiction story. The setting begins in the Tacoma and Puget Sound area before taking readers into the depths of space with an alien race. While Lawrence wrote the story more than 20 years ago, it wasn’t published and released until August 2013.</p><p><em>Shadow Guardians</em> will be available for purchase and signing at Thursday’s free library event. The book, in hardcopy and electronic versions, also is available from <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Shadow-Guardians-Brett-Lawrence/dp/1625530455/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1393876462&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=shadow+guardians" target="_blank">Amazon</a>, <a href="http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/shadow-guardians-brett-a-lawrence/1116560419?ean=9781625530455" target="_blank">Barnes and Noble</a>, and other stores.</p><p>March 3, 2014</p>Congratulations Class of 2012!http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2503Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:48:102013-2014 Registration Handboook Onlinehttp://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2478Wed, 26 Oct 2011 09:54:24<p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://issuu.com/teriolin/docs/cwu_regi_handbook_issuu" target="_blank">F</a><a href="http://issuu.com/teriolin/docs/registration_handbook_2013-14" target="_blank">all 2013 - Spring 2014 Registration Handbook</a>&nbsp;is now available online and contains important calendar information, and final exam schedules for the 12-13 Academic Year. Check it out!</p>Westside Student Affairs is currently hiring additional Student Leaders.http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2475Wed, 26 Oct 2011 09:52:06<p>Are you looking to enhance your leadership skills?&nbsp; Are you looking for a on-campus job?&nbsp; Do you enjoy being apart of a team that builds community within CWU?<br><br>If yes, you should apply to be apart of the CWU-Pierce County Student Leadership Group (SLG).&nbsp; We are looking to fill three positions starting Spring 2014.&nbsp; We are looking for:<br>Registered for at least 6 credits each quarter (except summer)<br>Minimum 2.50 Cumulative GPA<br>Able to commit to at least full year to the position<br>Able to work approximately 5 hours per week<br>Commitment to engaging their peers at CWU and improving quality of campus life<br>Highly motivated and organized individuals<br>If you’re interested in joining the CWU-Pierce County Student Leadership Group (SLG)&nbsp; Please submit a cover letter and resume to Ashlee Norris, Associate Director of Westside Student Life at anorris@cwu.edu or 206-419-9717.</p><p><br>Ashlee Norris<br>Associate Director for CWU- Westside Student Life<br>Des Moines: (206) 439-3800 x3818<br>Cell: 206-419-9717<br>Email: anorris@cwu.edu<br>Mailstop: 7596</p>Join the Law and Justice Club!http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2472Wed, 26 Oct 2011 09:50:06<p>CWU-Pierce County has a newly formed Law and Justice Club. Come out and join us for fun events and network building. Contact Teresa Francis <a href="mailto:francist@cwu.edu">francist@cwu.edu</a>&nbsp;for more information!</p>Events and activities at Pierce College are open to CWU students.http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/node/2471Wed, 26 Oct 2011 09:49:17<p>Check out the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cwu.edu/pierce-county/calendar?m=3&amp;y=2013" target="_blank">activities</a>&nbsp;page for more info.</p>